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Since 2001, Sergey Kiselev has served as the head of the Department of Agricultural Economics at Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU) in Moscow, Russia. He is also an Advisor to the Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation. Before joining the university, he served as the Vice-Minister for Agrarian Reform at the Russian Ministry of Agriculture and Food. He has published widely in Russian and international journals and has been widely recognized for his work. He is and has been a member of various government bodies and professional groups, including the Scientific Council of the State Committee on Statistics of the Russian Federation (1984-present); the Working Group of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation on the WTO issues (2001- current); and the Council on Agrarian Policy of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation (1997 - current). Dr. Kiselev received his Ph.D. from Moscow State University.